Swap Spey This Fly Swap

Discussion in 'Fly Tying' started by Marty, Feb 26, 2008.

  1. Marty

    Marty New Member

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    Winter is almost over but them I am not a seasonal tier. I have been working on some feather wing flies and was thinking it would be fun to get a spey fly swap going. So, 6 to 8 tiers (no more than 8), any type of wing and body, the only requirement will be a spey style hackle. The due date will be 30 days after the swap closes. New tiers are welcome to join in.

    DONE
    1. Christian - nemesis - got them:thumb:
    2. Monkey Salad - Night Ripper - Got them :thumb:
    3. FT - Orange Heron - Got them :thumb:
    4. RDL - Got them:thumb:
    5. Brain Thomas - Got them:thumb:
    6. Nick - sol duc:thumb:
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    8. Cameron - got them:thumb:
    9. Marty – Orange Tri Color - done:thumb:

    I have all the flies and will be sending them out on Monday, great swap
     
  2. Christian Brewer

    Christian Brewer Super Slacker

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    Count me in...I don't know what I'll tie yet. But I'll figure it out soon and let you know.

    Christian
     
  3. Monkey Salad

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    I am in, give me a day or two to figure out a pattern
     
  4. FT

    FT Active Member

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    Marty,

    I haven't done a fly swap for years because I was very disappointed in the quality of the flies I had gotten from most who had participated in those swaps. However, since my employer eliminated my position putting me between jobs and since I've seen some of your work and know that your flies are very good, I will tie Glasso's Orange Heron for the swap.
     
  5. Marty

    Marty New Member

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    That makes four, couple more and we have a swap.
     
  6. Marty

    Marty New Member

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    I am going to tie something like this.

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  7. RDL

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    Like to join this one if you have a spot yet, Pattern TBD
     
  8. Monkey Salad

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    I would like to join this swap , if you don`t mind the flies coming from Canada .
    Pattern T.B.D ?
     
  10. flytyerboy95

    flytyerboy95 Future fly fishing guide

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    how many flies do we have to to tie and would a marabou flie be ok?
    its a cool pattern i came up with made of marabou and shlappen
     
  11. Daryle Holmstrom

    Daryle Holmstrom retiredfishak

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    I'm in for some spey.

    Daryle
     
  12. Nick Riggs

    Nick Riggs I've been known to fish from time to time...

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    I'm in with a Sol Duc spey.
     
  13. Cameron Derbyshire

    Cameron Derbyshire Steelhead, Classic Atlantic salmon flies

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    Am I too late for this one?
     
  14. Marty

    Marty New Member

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    Cameron sorry but we have 8.
     
  15. Daryle Holmstrom

    Daryle Holmstrom retiredfishak

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    Ahh, let him in:thumb: